August 2016

Policing the Planet

Code Pink on Drafting Women into the Military

Human Shields as Preemptive Legal Defense for Killing Civilians

Turkey Invades Syria, America Spins The Bottle

Ukraine and the Dumbed-Down New York Times Columnist

Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff, a Woman of Honor, Confronts Senate of Scoundrels

Playing the Lesser Evil Game to the Hilt

Dakota Access Pipeline Tribal Liaison Formerly Worked For Agency Issuing Permit

Has Turkey Overplayed Its Hand in Syria?

Why Hillary is the Perfect Person to Secure Obama’s Legacy

The New Cold War Between the US and China

Ending California’s Machinery of Death

Women, Party Politics, and the Power of the Naked Body

A Letter from Takae, Okinawa

How Did Syria and the Rest Do in the Olympics?

Arms Dealing Is Subject of Hollywood Comedy

The Politics of Bigotry: Trump and the Black Voter

Matt Funiciello and the Giant Sucking Sound Coming Off Lake Champlain

Three Cheers for Kaepernick: Is Sitting During the National Anthem an Acceptable Form of Protest?

Sorrow and Grace in Palestine

Why We Should All Remain Seated: the Anti-Muslim Origins of “The Star-Spangled Banner”

Transformative Movement Culture and the Inside/Outside Strategy: Do We Want to Win the Argument or Build the Movement?

Pathology, Incorporated: the Facade of American Democracy

Fredric Jameson’s War Machine

How Did the West Survive a Much Stronger Soviet Union and Warsaw Pact?

The Racism of the Nagasaki and Hiroshima Bombings

In Ukraine: Independence From the People

Turkey Breaks Out in Jarablus as Fear and Loathing Grip Europe

A Birthday Gift to the National Parks: the Maine Woods National Monument

Indigenous Property Rights and the Dakota Access Pipeline

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